Facioplegic migraine: Introduction
Facioplegic migraine: Unilateral facial weakness occurring during a migraine.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Facioplegic migraine is available below.
Symptoms of Facioplegic migraine
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symptoms of Facioplegic migraine
Treatments for Facioplegic migraine
- Trigger avoidance
- Treatment of migraine needs to be individualised, and depends upon the type, frequency and severity of attacks, the age of the patient and other coexisting health problems. Treatments include:
- Patient education regarding prevention and management of attacks
- more treatments...»
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Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Facioplegic migraine:
- Nerve Neuropathy: Related Home Testing:
Wrongly Diagnosed with Facioplegic migraine?
Causes of Facioplegic migraine
- Secondary to brain dysfunction
- Depolarization theory
- Vascular theory
- Family history of migraine headaches (70-80%)
- Medications (ie, birth control pills, vasodilators)
- more causes...»
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causes of Facioplegic migraine
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Facioplegic migraine: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Facioplegic migraine
Leg cramps at night a classic sign: The symptom of having leg muscle cramps,
particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes.
However, there are also various other causes.
See causes of leg cramps or misdiagnosis of...read more »
Mild traumatic brain injury often remains undiagnosed: Although the symptoms
of severe brain injury are hard to miss,
it is less clear for milder injuries, or even...read more »
MTBI misdiagnosed as balance problem: When a person has symptoms
such as vertigo or dizziness, a diagnosis of brain injury may go overlooked.
This is particularly true...read more »
Post-concussive brain injury often misdiagnosed: A study found that soldiers who had
suffered a concussive injury in battle often were misdiagnosed on their return.
A variety of symptoms can occur in post...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in children.
See ...read more »
Pituitary conditions often undiagnosed cause of symptoms: There are a variety of symptoms
that can be caused by a pituitary disorder (see symptoms of pituitary disorders).
For example, fatigue, headache, weight gain, diabetes...read more »
Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency
is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see ...read more »
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Facioplegic migraine: Research Doctors & Specialists
Research related physicians and medical specialists:
- Muscle and Orthopedic Specialists:
- Nerve Specialists:
- Pain Specialists:
- Arthritis & Joint Health Specialists (Rheumatology):
- more specialists...»
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Facioplegic migraine: Rare Types
Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:
Facioplegic migraine: Animations
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Prognosis for Facioplegic migraine
Prognosis for Facioplegic migraine:
Facioplegic migraine usually does not represent a significant threat to health. However, in rare circumstances, people with migraine may be at risk of serious complications. A severe migraine may result in a stroke, possibly due to prolonged constriction of blood vessels. Some people may have side effects of medications.
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Facioplegic migraine: Broader Related Topics
Types of Facioplegic migraine
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